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English adjective: neat

1. neat clean or organized


SamplesHer neat dress.
A neat room.


Synonymsorderly


Similartidy


Antonymsuntidy

2. neat showing care in execution


SamplesNeat homework.
Neat handwriting.


Similartidy


Antonymsuntidy

3. neat free from what is tawdry or unbecoming


SamplesA neat style.
A neat set of rules.
She hated to have her neat plans upset.


Synonymsrefined, tasteful


Similarelegant


Antonymsinelegant

4. neat free from clumsiness; precisely or deftly executed


SamplesHe landed a clean left on his opponent's cheek.
A clean throw.
The neat exactness of the surgeon's knife.


Synonymsclean


Similaradroit


Antonymsmaladroit

5. neat very good


SamplesHe did a bully job.
A neat sports car.
Had a great time at the party.
You look simply smashing.


Synonymsbang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, nifty, not bad, peachy, slap-up, smashing, swell


Similargood


Domain usagecolloquialism


Antonymsbad

6. neat without water


SamplesTook his whiskey neat.


Synonymsfull-strength, straight


Similarundiluted


Antonymsdilute, diluted









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